SE6526 : Biomass silos, Drax Power Station

taken 5 years ago, near to Camblesforth, North Yorkshire, England

Biomass silos, Drax Power Station
Biomass silos, Drax Power Station
As of 2019, four of the six generating sets at Drax have been converted to biomass (mainly wood pellet) fuel, but are responsible for over two thirds of the output as the remaining coal fired boilers are used intermittently. These are planned to be replaced by two gas turbine units.

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Geographical Context: Energy infrastructure Place: Drax Power Station other tags: Biomass Silo Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Coal [5] · Biomass Silos [3] Other Photos: · Base of floodlight, Edgbaston ·
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SE6526, 28 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 December, 2018   (more nearby)
Thursday, 3 January, 2019
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 657 268 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:44.0078N 1:0.3329W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 6472 2664
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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